Adoption and Foster Conferences & Events

BPAR is tracking adoption and foster conferences and events for parents, adoptees and professionals.

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Ongoing Adoption & Foster Events

DCF Regional Adoption Info Meetings
The Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE) keeps a list of DCF Adoption Information Meetings on their website. These meetings take place in various regions throughout the state on a recurring basis, generally monthly. For more information please see the individual listing on the website.

Calendar List of Adoption & Foster Conferences and Events

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  • The Harris Racial Identity Theory: Reflections of a Transracial Adoptee

    Susan Harris O’Connor will introduce her racial identity model and theory told within her racial identity autobiographical narrative. Her model is directed toward transracial and international adoptees, and has important implications for clinical practice, personal development, and training for mental health providers. This event is organized by the Center for Multicultural & Global Mental Health

    March 26 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm at William James College
  • North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC) 44th Annual Conference

    The NACAC 44th annual conference features workshops for adoptive, kinship, and foster parents, child welfare professionals, adoptees, foster care alumni, and other child advocates.

    August 7 @ 8:00 am - August 9 @ 5:00 pm at InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel
  • ATTACh 30th Annual Conference

    The ATTACh 30th Annual Conference offers cutting-edge training from leaders in the field of trauma and attachment in workshops and tracks specifically designed for: intermediate and advanced therapeutic training; parents and caregivers; educators; child welfare and social service professionals; and sensory approaches and occupational therapists.

    October 4 - October 6 at Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront